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Eisenhower Terrace Overpass

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Close-up of Truss

Photo taken by David Backlin in July 2010

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over BNSF Railway on Eisenhower Terrace
Location
Ottawa, Franklin County, Kansas
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1929
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 163.0 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.63134, -95.28072   (decimal degrees)
38°37'53" N, 95°16'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/301475/4278334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ottawa North
Inventory numbers
KS 000301041304885 (Kansas local bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17725 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2013)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 32.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
100

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2015: Updated by Luke: Doomed
  • October 4, 2014: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • July 14, 2010: Updated by Robert Elder: Added Builder

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Eisenhower Terrace Overpass
Posted April 12, 2016, by Will Hazen (whazen36 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This Bridge unfortunately no longer exists and has been replaced with a modern bridge.